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The Animalizing Imagination: Totemism, Textuality and Ecocriticism

The Animalizing Imagination

Totemism, Textuality and Ecocriticism


Animals appear not just as biological creatures, but as vehicles of meaning for human imagination,...

Medical Humanities and Medical Education: How the medical humanities can shape better doctors

Medical Humanities and Medical Education

How the medical humanities can shape better doctors


The field of the medical humanities is developing rapidly, however, there has also been parallel...

Thinking with Metaphors in Medicine: The State of the Art

While medical language is soaked in metaphor, and thinking with metaphor is central to diagnostic...

Patient-Centred Medicine in Transition: The Heart of the Matter

Challenging previous models of communication between patients and doctors, this publication explains...

Medicine, Health and the Arts: Approaches to the Medical Humanities

Medicine, Health and the Arts

Approaches to the Medical Humanities

Victoria Bates, Alan Bleakley and 1 more...

In recent decades, both medical humanities and medical history have emerged as rich and varied...

Medical Education for the Future: Identity, Power and Location

Medical Education for the Future

Identity, Power and Location

Alan Bleakley, John Bligh and 1 more...

This book argues that medical education is undergoing a deep transition – a paradigm shift or...

Health Humanities Reader

Over the past forty years, the health humanities, previously called the medical humanities, has...